Panama Canal Journals

November at Gamboa

A November 2004 trip to Panama Canal by Ian M

Quote: Two weeks at Gamboa - ecotourism meets timesharing.

November at Gamboa


Early morning bird-watching on the Pipeline Road with a Gamboa guide - one of the most memorable travel experiences of a lifetime. A trip to the Smithsonian research island - incredible experience. Watching the sunrise over the valley as the mist appears - amazing setting for a timeshare resort. Quick Tips: Not many food options - one limited supermarket within walking distance. All entertainment at resort, but limited. Very remote - only go if you want to combine a 'get away from it all' with the opportunity to see some incredible wildlife. Might have changed since we visited but don't expect to see many other people, especially not other Brits! There are disco...Read More